Fas Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Ras, Sas, Vas, Das, Mas, Bas, Pas, Aas, Was, Oas

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Fas Family Origin

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Fas Family Occupations

What did your Fas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fas. The most common Fas occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Fas's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Fas family was Planter.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Planter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fas ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Fas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 761 census records available for the last name Fas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 382 immigration records available for the last name Fas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 91 military records available for the last name Fas. For the veterans among your Fas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fas Life Expectancy

What is the average Fas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2002, in the United States, Fas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Fas in 1962 was 61, and 83 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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